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>> live, from the cbs bay area studios, this is kpix5 news. >> tonight, president obama dashes out of his hotel for a fancy dinner with this bay area heavyweight. >> andria borba found out where they went. >> reporter: well, you know, when they left the fairmont hotel, it was a surprise they ended up here out to dinner at spruce tonight in presidio heights. if you were looking for the leader of the free world in san francisco, you wouldn't need to look further than this.
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>> so many cars. >> reporter: a quick salt bath at the fairmont before dinner at spruce. >> i saw flashing lights, noise, traffic, congestion. decided to come out and discovered the president of the united states in our neighborhood having dinner at spruce's. >> reporter: the dinner was billed on the white house schedule as one with friends an staff. none other than tesla's elon musk. >> you can have a glass of wine and you may see the president. i can get three bottles of wine at trader joe's for the same price. >> reporter: diners at spruce were caught off guard. >> the president walked in and zoomed to the back. >> reporter: you could still get into spruce with a reservation, but not for the reason cameron ross had to see president obama.
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>> i would say can i have a selfie with you? >> reporter: she must have seen this buzz feed video. the president is at the fairmont hotel tonight. in the past few weeks, the past few visits, neighbors have complained of the roads shut down and all the traffic so they moved locations. >> fairmont is no stranger to have presidents stay at that hotel. but i'm curious, what did the president have for dinner at spruce? >> reporter: they are famous for their burgers here. but the president had the duck. [ laughter ] >> there you go. there you go. thank you andria borba. the president isn't just here to be wined and dined of course, earlier, he attended a cyber security summit at
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stanford university. >> i told if i came to stanford, you would talk nerdy to me. i thought about wearing black rimmed glasses with tape in the middle but i guess that is not what you do anymore. >> all joking aside, he was there for serious business. he signed an executive order to stop cyber attacks. his goal, a new era of sharing information between the government and law enforcement. >> there is only one way to stop these threats. and that is through government and industry working together sharing appropriate information as true partners. >> he estimates that cyber theft could cost the global economy $3 trillion by 2020. tonight, a man is dead after a vpa train hit him in san jose. it happened around 7:00 at lawson hill road. you can see the crossing lights are still going and the train has not moved.
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investigators have taped off the street. they are waiting on the coroner to get there. vta says the video from the train, they are trying to get surveillance video from nearby businesses to see what happened. this is affecting service on the alone chenowith line. you would think it is the dog days of summer. what is wrong with this picture? 70 inside february? a lot of people were outside enjoying a dinner date. santana row was packed. what is in store for valentine's day paul? >> if you love warm weather, you will love the valentine forecast. a record high of 77 degrees in san jose. the dog days of summer warmer than that. warmer than 29 of the 31 days we had last july. 79 today in saratoga. 80 in napa and gilroy. 40 day ins a row. 40 straight days with temperatures above average. today was 18 to 15 degrees
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above average. the coolest spots of the bay area will almost hit 70 degrees. the warmest spots will be pushing 80. so love day. i hope you love sunshine and warm because we will have plenty of both. wait until you see how long it sticks around. it is actually longer than we thought before coming up. >> thanks paul. well, it will be tempting to hit the beach this weekend, but watch out for unusually large waves and stronger than usual rip tides. surfers say this is heaven. >> it is the most perfect condition you could see in san francisco. >> the beach hazard warning is in effect until tomorrow night. and there is another hazard in the ocean. plastic. john blackstone says there is enough to walk on. >> reporter: researchers collected details on how 192 coastal countries got rid of their trash. they calculated that 8 million tons of plastic ends up in the ocean each year.
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>> five bags like this are filled with plastic for every foot of coastline in the world. >> reporter: this plastic ends up not just throating on the top of the ocean. it goes all the way down the the bottom. >> soft of it sinning and some floats and we are not sure what happens to the fragments when they get below a certain size. >> reporter: 20 companies are responsible for 80% of the plastic going into the ocean. china is worse with about 2.4 million tons. the united states is number 20 with 750,000 pounds. >> we have heard these stories of the plastic garbage patches out in the pacific. but that is just a small amount. >> that is the tip of the ice burg. there's a lot more. >> reporter: captain charles moore has been tracking the pacific garbage patch. >> she has over 100,000 miles of deep sea research. >> reporter: his latest discovery a collection of
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ropes, and trash creating an artificial island. >> there's cups like this. there's lids of trash cans like this. >> reporter: there is a floating island of plastic you can walk on? >> in the middle of the pacific we discovered this summer. we were there for this month. it is beyond my wildest fears how bad it has gotten out there. >> reporter: john blackstone, cbs news, san francisco. >> if current trends continue, the amount of plastic entering the oceans will double. people in novato called 911 saying they heard several small explosions. tonight, two people are in jail. this is what they found in a woman's car. those are all different types of explosives. when they searched her house, they found 87 more devices and a bunch of crystal meth. another man was also arrested. well, some uc students are learning that taking a stand on
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the israeli palestinian conflict can get some strong reactions. comedian roseanne barr said i hope all the jews leave uc davis and it gets nuked. tonight, joe vasquez asked her about saying that. >> reporter: you tweeted something about nuking uc davis. >> that is not at all. that is mischaracterizing everything. you should reed about what is going on there. >> reporter: roseanne barr who is performing tonight in san francisco, as a jew, is worried about the fact that some jewish students were targeted by hate graffiti and the recent vote by the student senate to urged them to divest from companies wanting to support the palestinian israeli territory.
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>> i don't really have a nuclear weapon, nor am i able to unleash it on people i don't agree with. but to me, it is very deadly for them to say the things they are saying and get away with it. >> i think she is confused. >> reporter: sidney leavy is with the group jewish voices for peace. >> we are talking about vestment from companies that profit from the demolitions of homes from segregation, from targeting civilians. it is really offensive to say to state that divesting from companies that profit from segregation is not jewish. as a jew, i am offended by that. >> reporter: the system protested apartheid by divesting from south africa. joe vasquez, kpix5. you can see more of joe's
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interview with roseanne at he has become the poster child for vaccines. >> my name is rehh and i give a damn! >> tonight, he is vaccinated against the measles. his condition kept him from getting the vaccine. but something changed since the passionate plea a few days ago. his parents took him to a larkspur doctors office to get his first round of shots. >> this is one year since the end of treatment. and most of the recurrences for leukemia happen when the first year. and he is still cancer free. so this is another milestone from being sick. >> reht will get more shots in the coming weeks. she looks like a sweet grandma, but this woman is an international jewel thief.
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and tonight, she was just caught checking out a bay area jewelry store. >> is this mini van apple's next big thing? what we are learning about project titan tonight. >> and admit it. you have done this. if you can't put your phone down, tonight, there's a new a remarkable thing has happened. over a million californians have gotten something that's been out of reach for far too long. health insurance. how? they enrolled through covered california. it's the health insurance marketplace where you'll find a range of plans from leading health insurance companies that offer you the best combination of quality, rates and benefits. you can compare plans side by side choose the one that best fits your needs and enroll online. is also the place to find certified experts in your area who can answer your questions for free, and help you enroll. and, through covered california, you may get financial help to pay for coverage. it's based on income, and 4 out of 5 people who have enrolled qualified. if you don't have a health plan, or you do, but you want to make
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xarelto® may increase your risk of bleeding if you take certain medicines. xarelto® can cause serious bleeding, and in rare cases, may be fatal. get help right away if you develop unexpected bleeding, unusual bruising, or tingling. if you have had spinal anesthesia while on xarelto®, watch for back pain or any nerve or muscle related signs or symptoms. do not take xarelto® if you have an artificial heart valve or abnormal bleeding. tell your doctor before all planned medical or dental procedures. before starting xarelto® tell your doctor about any conditions such as kidney, liver, or bleeding problems. xarelto® is proven to reduce the risk of dvt and pe, with no regular blood monitoring and no known dietary restrictions. treatment with xarelto® was the right move for me. ask your doctor about xarelto® today. >> well, she may be in her 08s but she is also a notorious jewel thief who is known worldwide as ryan takeo shows us. it looks like she has her
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sights set on the bay area. >> because, she is an 84-year- old petite woman with gray here and a little bun. >> reporter: this elegantly dressed elderly woman at the bottom of the screen is doris payne. an internationally renown jewel thief. this week, she came into maneka jewelry in downtown san francisco. >> reporter: owner peter walsh helped the 84-year-old. she asked if he had any 18- carat gold chains. the woman recognizes payne, chases after her saying are you doris payne? and she said, no. then i said yes you are. and she looked at me and she kind of went like this. gave me a wink and she turned around and walked away. very cute. >> reporter: doris payne boasts she has stolen jewelry all over the world. she is even the superintendent
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of a documentary about her life of crime. here she was in 1999 after being arrested in denver. >> i didn't just steal jewelry, i had to learn the business. >> she is wily, you know. she had a glint in her eye. >> reporter: she wanted to make sure word got out that the thief who is all over the world is now right here. >> she still looks somewhat frail, but she is sharp as a tack. >> ryan takeo, kpix5. >> this happened hours after doris payne was released from jail on tuesday morning. she was arrested for trespassing in a store on post street. some new clues tonight about apple's next big thing. code name project titan. the mysterious mini van has been spotted. we have shown you pictures of it. the wall street journal is reporting apple is working on an all electric vehicle that is
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somewhat like this one. word is several hundred employees are involved including former big wigs from ford, mercedes, and tesla. uber plans to roll out a new feature. a panic button that will alert police if a passenger feels threatened. it would be similar to this sos button that launched in india. it would let them share their status with friends and family and make emergency calls. no word on when uber will make it available here. it is rolling out in chicago. we have all seen people do it. texting while walking. if you condition kick the habit, julie watts says there is a new app that will stop you looking like a fool or getting worse. who could forget this woman toppling into a fountain or this guy walking into a bear? these may be good for a laugh, but it can be downright dangerous. as many as 1500 people a year
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go to emergency rooms, so engaged they walk into traffic, off platforms, hit by cars. >> flying through the air. >> reporter: texting while walking has become such a phenomenon, prompted a sony brook university study. 33 participants were tested on their ability to walk and text. each asked to walk to a certain spot and do it again wearing a hood and a third time wearing a hood while texting. >> start texting again, go. >> most hit their mark walking blindly. but others couldn't do it without texting. >> it is altering what you are doing. you could get yourself into a dangerous situation. >> reporter: in the u.k., one company tried to prevent that putting bumpers afternoon lamp posts. in china, they created special texting lanes. in the u.s., people are turning to technology to save people from technology. there are growing numbers of apps that can help you walk and
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text, even surf the web by making your screen transparent. a group of cornell university students created an app that connects phones to crosswalk signals by blue tooth. they believe the apps save lives but others say there is a much simpler solution. >> if it is an important text, stop, read the text, then continue on. >> reporter: in san francisco, julie watts, kpix5. >> texting while walking is so common, there is even a word for it. wexting. >> or swimming if you end up in the pond. [ laughter ] tonight, we are getting an explanation from a supreme court justice about her front row nap. this picture of ruth bader ginsberg dozing off last month has gone viral. she had ates it was her dinner drink that did her in. >> i wasn't 100% sober because before we went to the state of
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the union ... [ laughter ] we had dinner together, and i thought stay away from the wine, but the winner was so delicious, it need wine, too. so, so i got a call when i came home from one of my granddaughters and she said, grandma, you were sleeping at the state of the union! [ laughter ] >> well, apparently, opus1 was the wine. if you are going to go to sleep, that's the one. they tweeted we are glad to be part of that meal with distinguished guests. >> i love that. she is a bupi. so cute. this is the night women around the world have been waiting for. not friday the 13th. >> it is 50 shades of grey.
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good turn out for the erotic novel turned movie. there were a few guys. we asked them what they were doing at an r-rated chick flick. >> i was trying the be a good movie. >> valentine's day. she is dragging me to this. [ laughter ] >> honestly, valentines points. >> i'm glad when i heard it was sold out. but she got tickets for the next show. so it looks like we are in anyway. >> getting good points. well 50 shades has not gotten great reviews. it is on track to rack in 75 and $85 million this holiday weekend. ken, i know you are going ... [ laughter ] >> i got my 50 shades of gray right here man. i'm all god. >> i don't think you would make it through the whole thing. >> no, not at all. not my kind of moving. >> if by in the showing room itself. >> you are more of a western kind of guy. >> yeah.
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they are about 1,000 other flicks i would rather see. all right. go outside for valentine's day. excellent choice. we are talking 80 degrees coming up on saturday and sunday. 80 in a few spots. gilroy, san jose, record high, 77 degrees. candace is checking the show times right now. fremont, 49, san jose, napa 50, san rafael, 50. those are our overnight lows. pebble beach, what a great weekend it will be there for golfing. you can watch it right here on kpix5. 77 on saturday, 75 degrees coming up on sunday. it is really interesting to see that the entire country is mired in this weather pattern. if you are on one side of the country, it is 20 degrees below average. it has been snowing, one of the worst winters in a generation. on the other side of the country, it is a huge ridge of high pressure. these two are interrelated. without one moving, the other cannot move.
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the low pressure area first, another blizzard, windchills down to 10-degree as far south as atlanta. it is like a traffic jam in the atmosphere. that low pressure is the car in front. if it is not moving, then our car cant move. so a lot of you want the ridge to move away. you want more rainfall. you want cooler weather. not going to happen. because the low pressure area over the great lakes is not moving. this guy is stuck here and we are stuck with sunshine in 75 to 80-degree weather which we will be new mexico the election week. clear and mild. sunshine, mild weather. a little cooling next week. but not that much. san jose, 76, oakland, 75. milpitas, 76. redwood city, 73. walnut creek in the low 70s . oakland, 75. novato, 72. lake port, 75 degrees. you get the point? it is going to be warm. just as warm sunday, only a few degrees cooler for president's
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>> all local sports tonight, up
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top, we will hit you with pebble beach. more than fine food, long walks on the beach. oh, the lifestyle. yeah, proam second round. quarterback alex smith, strong short game. look at this. spy glass hills. >> yeah. >> he and pro jason gordon. john dally. a hard man to miss. fell to six under. 2013 champion. 567, coleads with matt jones. both with 12 under par. mark hubbard is in the proam field. he couldn't wait until valentine's day for the greatest moment of his life. dennis o'donnell has that story. >> i heard you have been dating
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seven years before you popped the question. will you have to win a major before you set a date? >> no. no. it will be some time in the near future. >> it was the day after for san jose state alum mark hubbard who proposed to his fiance on the 18th green at pebble beach. >> did you think he was having a back spasm when he went down on one knee? >> i saw a sign that said will you marry me megan. i didn't make the connection it was me. then everyone was coming over. it was a total surprise. >> reporter: with the ring out of his bag and finally on megan's finger, mark walked down the aisles of monterrey peninsula with a two under 69. having already made one cut, he would love to make another. >> i'm driving it well enough. hopefully, i can get a few more puts. >> when can you set the date? when he wins his first major. >> he didn't say that. >> hopefully, that is soon.
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>> golf's most famous couple will be at spy glass tomorrow. live from pebble here tomorrow. now, for better or for worse, let's go back to vern glenn. >> oh yeah. hay, love for sharks, the penalty box for brendan. joe pavelski got on the board 19 seconds into the second, but he was just getting started. later on. watch them just hang out. he banged it right on through. tie first-degree game up at 2- 2. shots got a go-ahead goal in the third. here is how pavelski ended his night. an open nether. a three-goal night. sharks win it final of 4-2. they had a three-game win streak. the coach's' so when i was seven and a half, i was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. i remember i told my mom, "it's okay, as long as i don't have to take shots," and she started bawling. diabetes is a really expensive disease,
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